articles

The function of an input device is to provide data and control signals to an information processing system like a computer. There are several different kinds of input devices used in a computer. These include a keyboard,... More »

www.reference.com Technology Computers & Hardware

Input devices allow users to enter data into the computer. Some of the main input devices are the keyboard, mouse, webcam, touch screen, optical mark reader, pen, stylus and microphone. More »

www.reference.com Technology Computers & Hardware

When dealing with computers, an input device is defined as any hardware which allows for information, data or input to be transmitted to the computer. This could be anything from a keyboard and mouse to a barcode reader. More »

www.reference.com Technology Television & Video
similar articles

The four main components of a computer system are input devices, output devices, processing devices and the storage devices used to store data within the computer system. These are the hardware components of a computer s... More »

www.reference.com Technology Computers & Hardware

When dealing with computers, an input device is defined as any hardware which allows for information, data or input to be transmitted to the computer. This could be anything from a keyboard and mouse to a barcode reader. More »

www.reference.com Technology Television & Video

Computer processing devices are used to process data using program instructions, manipulate functions, perform calculations and control other hardware devices. They play an important part in the processing operations of ... More »

www.reference.com Technology Computers & Hardware

The four data processing functions of a computer are data input, processing, output and storage. Each process serves a distinct function in data handling, and each function makes use of specific hardware to facilitate it... More »

www.reference.com Technology Computers & Hardware